Properties You Can Buy for $250,000 or Less
$250,000 doesn’t sound like much for a nice house, but you’d be surprised at what is on the market these days for that price or less. The housing market took quite a hit with the recession, and prices dropped drastically. Although the market is improving, there are still many great properties for sale at rock bottom prices. Look at these houses on the market right now. The amount of house you get is amazing, and the asking price for each one is $250,000 or less.
Location: Chicago, IL 60607 $250,000
This one-bedroom townhouse is almost brand-spanking new. It features 2 bathrooms and boasts 1,100 square feet of space. The kitchen features granite countertops and GE stainless steel appliances. There are hardwood floors and high volume ceilings throughout this beautiful house, with a private balcony for relaxing or entertaining. Ceiling fans and a washer and dryer are included.
Location: Hartford, CT 06106 $249,900
With three bedrooms and three baths, everyone gets their own bathroom in this house. 1,632 square feet gives enough room to relax and play. This new construction home includes a laundry room, a dining room, and central A/C. The open floor plan of this home is warm and inviting. Located new downtown Hartford, new homeowners would have access to great restaurants, museums, theaters, clubs and sports venues; many within walking distance!
Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 $250,000
This New York style loft is perfectly cozy. At 730 square feet, one bedroom, and one bath, it’s perfect for the single person or young couple. Features include 12’ ceilings, huge windows, hardwood flooring, and much, much more. This loft is located in a pet-friendly building, is close to public transportation, and is just blocks away from Center City. Exposed brick walls, refinished hardwood floors, and an updated kitchen give this property quite a bit of character.
Location: Houston, TX 77069 $239,900
With four bedrooms and three baths, this house in Houston is a steal. This home, shaded by several trees in the front has an open floor plan, formal dining, and a backyard fit for relaxing with a salt pool and nice patio. The kitchen is the heart of this house with designer paint, granite countertops, tile floors and back splash, stainless steel appliances and open-faced cabinets. The master bath has a jetted tub and double sinks. At almost 2,800 square feet, there’s no need to get in each other’s way in this house.
At these prices, these houses won’t last long on the market. Buyers are snatching them up quickly. In the listings above, you get quite a bit of house and features for a seriously low price. If these areas don’t interest you, make sure to check other online sources. There is probably a house in your area for $250,000 or less, too!